Assistant or Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Position ID: 37228
Kennesaw State University
The Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering & Engineering Technology
Mechanical Engineering
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 


The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Kennesaw State University invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-track position beginning August 2018. The ideal candidate will have an area of specialization in an emerging research area with a strong potential of attracting external funding. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a vigorous, interdisciplinary and sustainable, externally-funded research program in his or her area of expertise. In addition, the successful candidate will teach face-to-face courses, online courses, and/or laboratories. Experience in teaching Manufacturing Engineering, Senior Design, Thermal Laboratory, and/or MATLAB courses is desirable. Candidates should have strong interpersonal skills and demonstrate an interest in mentoring and advising undergraduate and graduate students. Responsibilities will include teaching, scholarship, and service.

Candidates must have earned Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or closely related fields, or the foreign equivalent by the time of appointment. A minimum of three years of industrial experience or equivalent is required. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered. 
Professional Engineering (PE) licensure is desirable.

Application Procedure: 
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Contract Period: 
9 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Mechanical Engineering
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Position Starting Date: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Eduardo Farfan
Vacancy Status: 

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University System of Georgia
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